The Grammy award-winning singer will not only perform but will also open the big game which will take place at NYC’s Madison Square Garden on Sunday, February 15.

She will sing alongside the legendary dance troupe The Rockettes, for a “New York-themed medley” that will lead into the player introductions”, as stated by the NBA’s announcement.

Rumor has it that Rihanna may perform at an outdoor concert in the Flatiron district which reportedly takes place of Thursday, February 12.